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Nonprofit Growth Strategies

Workshops

Grant Writing 101

Workshop Price

$75

Workshop Duration

2 Hours

No workshop schedule at the moment.
Grant Writing 101

Instructor

Denzel Evans-Bell

Denzel Evans-Bell is a Certified Fund Raising Executive, Grant Writer, and nonprofit team trainer who has 10+ years of experience working with - and for - nonprofits. As a former research and data analyst for several national nonprofit advocacy organizations, Denzel brings a unique and data-driven perspective to the fundraising process. He knows what works, what doesn't, and why.

About this workshop

There's more to grant writing than just "writing." A lot more. This 2 hour workshop covers the basics of foundation grant research and grant writing. You'll learn how to find your best prospects and write your own grant proposals.


This workshop combines lecture, group discussion, and hands-on activities to reinforce course material.


The focus of this workshop is foundation grants.

(State and federal grants are not part of this program.)


Target Audience: 

Nonprofit Staff, Board Members, and Volunteers


Experience Level: 

Beginners and Intermediate learners


Format:

Virtual, (in-person workshops available upon request)


Duration:

2 hours 


Participant Outcomes:

You can expect to learn strategies for mastering the following:

  • How grants fit in the "big picture" of nonprofit funding

  • How to find and qualify your best grant prospects

  • An overview of 2 popular research databases and one (free!) research tool

  • 5 questions you must answer in every grant proposal

  • Budget basics

  • 20 easy and effective ways to improve your writing

  • 10 reasons why you might not apply for a grant

  • This workshop includes the popular "Ask Me Anything" segment, based on Laura's experience as a grant maker and a grant seeker.